Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
412 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE TO 20 NM OFFSHORE AND DELAWARE
BAY

ANZ400-270915-
412 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK
ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...

A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM EAST OF THE VIRGINIA
CAPES WILL MOVE NORTHEAST AND PASS NEAR CAPE COD MASSACHUSETTS
DURING THE MIDDLE OF THE DAY ON TUESDAY BEFORE WEAKENING AS IT MOVES
TOWARD THE CANADIAN MARITIMES ON WEDNESDAY. A HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM
FROM THE WEST IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE OVER THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY
NIGHT. A CLIPPER TYPE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO FOLLOW WITH
ITS COLD FRONT MOVING THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY. ANOTHER HIGH PRESSURE
SYSTEM IS THEN ANTICIPATED FOR SATURDAY. ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
SHOULD MOVE THROUGH THE EASTERN UNITED STATES LATE SUNDAY OR EARLY
MONDAY.

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ANZ450-451-270915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
412 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. SEAS 9 TO
14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS. SNOW AND RAIN EARLY THIS
EVENING...THEN SNOW LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS EARLY THIS EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
12 SECONDS.   SNOW UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN SNOW LIKELY LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   A CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY. SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.

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ANZ452-453-270915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
412 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT GUSTS UP TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO
25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN
THIS EVENING. SNOW LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM
EARLY THIS EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO
12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.   SNOW UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
11 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAINLY IN NE SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.

$$

ANZ454-455-270915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
412 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. RAIN THIS
EVENING...THEN SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY THIS
EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY
IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.   SNOW UNTIL
LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAINLY IN N
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MAINLY IN NW SWELL WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 5 SECONDS.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT...
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT
FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. LIGHT FREEZING
SPRAY.

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ANZ431-270915-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
412 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN SNOW
LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY THIS
EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. SNOW UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.

$$

ANZ430-270915-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
412 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT.   RAIN AND SNOW EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN SNOW LATE THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY THIS EVENING.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   SNOW UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON... THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.   LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT...
BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT. LIGHT FREEZING SPRAY THROUGH THE DAY.

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